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John Smeaton (1806-1841), born at Hume, Berwickshire
Civil Engineer to the London Dock Co
1844 '...in a cause Marshall versus Smeaton,the creditors of John Smeaton, late of the Eyre Arms Hotel, St. John's-wood, in the county of Middlesex, and of the London-docks, Civil Engineer, deceased (who died in the month of October 1841),...
1843 Obituary 
Mr. John Smeaton and Captain R. Foster, Bombay Engineers, had only been elected during the past Session, and owing to the sudden decease of the former, and the shattered health of the latter, consequent on a lengthened residence in the East Indies, they had scarcely ever been able to attend the meetings of the Institution.